SUBSTANCE ABUSE RECOVERY
BETTER DAYS AHEAD's Live-In Programs are structured programs for Dependents and Codependent families. The Programs are characterized as holistic and stresses the importance of each family member's role in creating functional families. The phases in this program are:
Pre-TreatmentCrucial stage that focuses on the familiy members as codependents - by learning all the facts of the disease and exploring how and to what extent it has affected them.
DetoxificationIt is important to biologically detoxify the chemical or alcohol from the dependent prior to proceeding with the other phases of the program.
Intensive TreatmentWhere his/her growth as a person in the physical, mental, and emotional aspects of his/her life will be dealt with.
Follow ThroughAims at preparing the dependent and family members to recognize the warning signs of relapse and to work at effective ways of prevention.
Treatment Activities for this program include:
- Screening and Assesment
- Treatment Planning
- Individual Counselling
- Group Counselling
- Workbook Tasks
CONTINUING CARE AND AFTERCARE
BETTER DAYS AHEAD's Continuing Health and Aftercare assists the client in his or her transition back to home, work, and the community. The program includes ongoing counselling, participation in AA or NA meetings, transition groups, alumni contacts, and other Twelve Step support groups, or taking additional steps to advance education or career.
FAMILY PROGRAM AND SERVICES
BETTER DAYS AHEAD offers a client's family members and/or friends an opportunity to understand the addiction process and its impact on the family system. The goal of the Family Program is to assist family members to begin their own recovery and to engage them in BETTER DAYS AHEAD's Continuing Health and Therapy Programs.